Sec. 5546. Burial benefits. (13975)(1-click HTML)
(a) Upon the death of an individual receiving a pension under this chapter the sum of $7,000 shall be paid from the Fund to a designated beneficiary or in the absence of a designated beneficiary the amount of this benefit shall be paid to the deceased pensioner's estate. (13976)
(b) The benefit granted under this section shall not be construed as a contractual obligation of the State or of the Pension Fund and may be revised or terminated by an act of the General Assembly. (13977)
(63 Del. Laws, c. 362, Sec. 1; 66 Del. Laws, c. 168, Sec. 1; 68 Del. Laws, c. 150, Sec. 1; 69 Del. Laws, c. 451, Sec. 1; 70 Del. Laws, c. 186, Sec. 1; 72 Del. Laws, c. 169, Sec. 2; 73 Del. Laws, c. 146, Sec. 5; 76 Del. Laws, c. 80, Sec. 89.) (13978)
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